Easy Living

Kainuu offers you the keys to easy everyday life and there’s space for everyone! Active hobbies and sports clubs for kids and adults, schools and health care services combined with nature around you are the basis of our relaxed life style and quality of life – Kainuu Lifestyle. Everything is near and easy to reach, and this will save you plenty of time. The city of Kajaani has even declared to be on a totally different ”26/7” time zone compared to any bigger cities – with two extra hours per day!

Some Tips for Home Hunters

Temporary Residents

Do you dream of a vacation or teleworking in a peaceful environment? You’re  welcome to Kainuu and we have a lot of possibilities to offer!


Taking Good Care of You!

Find a School

The municipal basic education offers pupils a safe learning environment and creates an excellent foundation for further studies, where ever you live.


Free Time and Participation


There are various kinds of free time opportunities for the youth in Kainuu.





Living in Kajaani

Watch a video produced by the city of Kajaani. Kajaani is active and close to pure nature experiences. Full of diverse activities. Smooth everyday life and cozy living.